Affordable Housing In Naugatuck
New Haven County, Connecticut

4 Low Income Apartment Communities In Naugatuck

George B. Lewis II

71 Osborn Rd
Naugatuck, Connecticut

George B. Lewis I

1013 Weid Dr
Naugatuck, Connecticut

Lewis Circle

14 Lewis Cir
Naugatuck, Connecticut

Southwood Apartments

933 Rubber Ave
Naugatuck, Connecticut
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Section 8 Vouchers, Apartments, and Waiting Lists in Naugatuck, Connecticut

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Households who qualify for these programs may also qualify for Project-Based Section 8, which contributes rental assistance payments directly to private landlords on behalf of low-income tenants. Eligibility for the project-based program is similar to the voucher programs, but waiting list and application policies will vary depending on the landlord.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Naugatuck, Connecticut

Housing Authority Programs
Naugatuck Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Naugatuck, Connecticut

There are 4 low income housing apartment communities offering 304 affordable apartments for rent in Naugatuck, Connecticut.

Income Based Apartments in Naugatuck, Connecticut

Naugatuck features 304 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Naugatuck, Connecticut

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Naugatuck.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Naugatuck, Connecticut

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Naugatuck landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Naugatuck.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Naugatuck, Connecticut for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,071 and $1,309.

2022 Naugatuck, Connecticut Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Naugatuck, Connecticut Fair Market Rent $791 $960 $1,190 $1,485 $1,749
Naugatuck, Connecticut Payment Standard Range $712 to $870 $864 to $1,056 $1,071 to $1,309 $1,337 to $1,634 $1,574 to $1,924

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Naugatuck, CT Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 4
Total Low Income Apartments 304
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 304
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters %
Average Renter Household Size 0.00
Average Household Size 0.00
Median Household Income $0 ±$0
Median Rent $0 ±$0
Total Population 0

Population and Household Demographics

Naugatuck is a city in New Haven County, Connecticut with a population of 0. There are 0 households in the city with an average household size of 0.00 persons. % of households in Naugatuck are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Naugatuck

The median gross income for households in Naugatuck is $0 a year, or $0 a month. The median rent for the city is $0 a month.

Area Median Income In Naugatuck

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Naugatuck, the AMI is calculated from all households within New Haven County.

In Naugatuck, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $113,600

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Naugatuck

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Naugatuck

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Naugatuck AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$23,900 $27,300 $30,700 $34,100 $36,850 $39,600 $42,300 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Naugatuck AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$39,800 $45,450 $51,150 $56,800 $61,350 $65,900 $70,450 $75,000
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Naugatuck AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$62,600 $71,550 $80,500 $89,400 $96,600 $103,750 $110,900 $118,050